UCL: Real Madrid vs Liverpool
Less than 3 years ago, Real Madrid and Liverpool clashed in the Champions League final, when the British representative aimed to continue to bring this prestigious championship after many years of waiting, while he La Liga giants want to set a record of winning the Champions League for three consecutive years. As a result, the team that once won more championships ended up winning 3-1. After nearly 3 years, the two teams entered the quarterfinals in a different situation, and the British representative wanted to reclaim their loan at NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium.
Real Madrid vs Liverpool
Real Madrid - UEFA Champions League
Real Madrid hopes to play at home first will help them soon create an advantage in this quarter-final. They struggled in the domestic arena early in the season, but now all of them have been resolved. Los Blancos performed strongly in the second half of the season. They overcame Eibar 2-0 at the end of last week to raise their consecutive unbeaten streak to 11, with nine of them ending with victories. They will certainly feel confident when entering this confrontation with Liverpool. One of their unsuccessful matches was a 1-1 draw with Real Sociedad at home in the eighth round of La Liga, but Benzema and his teammates showed resilient fighting spirit despite being ahead of one. table.
Liverpool - UEFA Champions League
Liverpool also have problems in the domestic arena, and it's worse than their opponents. Jurgen Klopp's team is only getting 6th place on the rankings, 2 points behind Chelsea's 4th place team. Anyway, their recent form is also a bit better. Liverpool beat ambitious team RB Leipzig with a total score of 4-0 in the previous round.
And their last 3-0 victory over Arsenal on Saturday was their third consecutive victory in all competitions. However, this trip to Spain also brings a lot of anxiety, when Real only won 2 of the last 5 away matches in the Champions League. They will have to clash a team that wins up to 5 of the last 6 home matches.